Ar dheis Dé…

Thirty seven years ago today, Detective John Morley and Garda Henry Byrne were killed in the line of duty when they intercepted a gang fleeing from a bank robbery in Ballaghaderreen.

How the Western People reported the outrage

This summer, the community of Loughglynn, with assistance from Lisacul’s CE scheme, are building a monument to these brave men.

The memorial in progress at Shannon’s Cross.